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Anti-boycotts Legislation on the way in California

  By Jordan Zaitchik   Staff Writer/Researcher   B'nai Brith Canada    California is en route to become the 22nd state to have an anti-boycotts law. Continue reading

Elizabeth May Responds to Complaints from Jewish Community

In response to thousands of email complaints in the past couple of days from the Jewish community, Green Party leader Elizabeth May had this to say in an email reply Thursday: Continue reading

Reactions Pour in to B'nai Brith on Green Party and IJV

Following the revelation of the Green Party's heavy reliance on the discredited Independent Jewish Voices organization this week, B'nai Brith Canada has received a large number of responses and reactions from the Jewish community, praising the work of our advocacy and communications teams. Continue reading

You can help stop the Green Party's Antisemitism

Dear Friend,  As you may have heard, the Green Party of Canada will be holding a national convention in Ottawa this August to formulate its new foreign policy. Of the two foreign policy resolutions to be debated, both deal solely with the Jewish State — one to endorse the antisemitic boycott against Israel, and the other to revoke the charitable status of the Jewish National Fund (JNF). Continue reading

Turkey and Israel to Normalize Relations: Report

Photo Credit: Shutterstock By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada Turkish and Israeli negotiation teams will normalize ties between the two countries after six years of severed relations, according to a Times of Israel report. Continue reading

Montreal, Toronto Mayors Heading to Israel

  Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai (Left) and Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre (Right) shake hands during a meeting in Montreal (Credit: Twitter/@HowardLiebman) By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada The mayors of Canada’s largest metropolises are heading to the Holy Land. Continue reading

Discredited IJV Dictating Green Party Foreign Policy

The Green Party of Canada is relying heavily on the discredited “Independent Jewish Voices” organization to formulate its new foreign policy, which reveals the party’s shocking lack of rational thought, B’nai Brith says. Continue reading

Los Angeles Dodgers Sign First Israeli Baseball Player

  Dean Kremer is seen here playng for Israel's national baseball team (Credit: JTA)   By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada Major League Baseball is no stranger to Jewish baseball superstars, from revered Hall of Famers Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg, former all-stars Shawn Green and Kevin Youkilis and current active all-stars Ryan Braun and Ian Kinsler. But when it comes to Israeli baseball players in the majors, Dean Kremer, a Los Angeles Dodgers 2016 draft pick, stands alone with that distinction. Continue reading

Independent Jewish Voices Supports Anti-Jewish Al-Quds Day Hatefest

IJV founding member Ken Stone praises late Iranian dictator Ayatollah Khomeini at a Toronto event in May 2016 (YouTube screenshot)   By Aidan Fishman Campus Advocacy Coordinator B’nai Brith Canada Independent Jewish Voices (IJV) has a long history of headlining the annual anti-Israel al-Quds Day hate rally at Queen’s Park, a B’nai Brith Canada investigation has uncovered. IJV’s links to Holocaust denial and white supremacists were previously exposed by B’nai Brith. Continue reading

Israel Building Wall to Block Tunnels from Gaza: Report

By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Israel may be constructing an underground wall to deter Hamas’s construction of tunnels from Gaza into Israel, The Washington Post reports.  Continue reading
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